Calendar of Events

Select recordings of past events are available on our Members-Only platform, SFS Online. Access to SFS Online is included in all levels of Flute Society membership. Become a member, renew, or upgrade your membership here. Access SFS Online here.

2021-2022 Season

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SFS Flute Choir Concert

Under the direction of Stephanie Kolokotroni Jones, the SFS Flute Choir

presents works by Coolen, Averitt, McIntosh, Grainger, Ungar, and Verdi

​Sunday, November 14, 2021, 2:00pm-3:30pm

Northminster Presbyterian Church

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Felix Skowronek Memorial Event

​Our triumphant return to in-person programming! The 2021 Felix Skowronek

Memorial Event features a masterclass for adult amateur flutists led by

Dr. Sarah Bassingthwaighte and a live performance by the SFS Flute Choir

​Sunday, November 21, 2021, 12:30pm-2:15pm

Music Center of the Northwest (and streaming online)

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Frank and Lu Horsfall Competition

Upper Division Adjudicator: Julee Kim Walker

Lower Division Adjudicator: Jacqueline Cordova-Arrington

Saturday, March 5, 2022

Seattle Pacific University

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Horsfall Guest Artist Recital with Julee Kim Walker

Upper Division Adjudicator Julee Kim Walker presents a recital to cap off Horsfall Weekend 2022 - Competition winners announced after the performance!

Sunday, March 6, 2022

Brechemin Auditorium, University of Washington (Tentative)

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Flute Celebration Day

Celebrate "all things flute" with the Seattle premiere of the NFA-commissioned

Oxygen for 12 Flutes by Julia Wolfe, with additional performances

by local artists celebrating the musical legacy of Paul Taub

Friday, March 18, 2022 (Time TBA)

Music Center of the Northwest

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2022 Seattle Flute Festival with Jennifer Grim

Recitals, Workshops, and Presentations, including the Paul Taub Young Artist Competition; Horsfall Winners, Young Members, and Flute Choir Recitals; Weeping Willow Grant Presentation; Commercial Exhibits; and SFS Raffle

Sunday, April 10, 2022

Town Hall Seattle

 

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2020-2021 Season

Introducing SFS Online!

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8th Annual Young Artist Competition

2020 Finalists Present Complete Programs Online

Finalists: Joyce Lee, Yi Xiang, Jungah Yoon

Adjudicators: Demarre McGill, Christina Medawar, Sarah Bassingthwaighte

Saturday, September 19, 2020

Presented via SFS Online

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Felix Skowronek Memorial Series

Presentations, Workshops, and More!

November 1: Evan Pengra Sult, Pacific Northwest Ballet

November 15: Erik Nugent, FluteWorks Seattle

December 6: SFS Holiday Party (All Members Concert)

January 10: Flute Health and Wellness with Melissa Thomas

January 24: Jacqueline Cordova-Arrington, Professor of Flute at the University of Oregon

February 7: Flutes of the World: Brazilian Choro with Kristine Rominski

Sundays at 2:00pm

Presented via SFS Online

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Frank and Lu Horsfall Competition

Friday, March 12, 2021, 5:00pm

Dr. Catherine Ramirez in Recital: Perseverance and the Musical Environment of BIPOC and Women Composers

music by Valerie Coleman, Allison Loggins-Hull, Antonio Lauro, Ulysses Kay, and others

Saturday, March 13, 2021, 9:00am-3:30pm

Lower Division Finals | Adjudicator: Martha Long

twenty talented flutists in grades 6-9 compete for top honors

 

Sunday, March 14, 2021, 9:30am-4:00pm

 

Upper Division Finals | Adjudicator: Dr. Catherine Ramirez

twenty talented flutists in grades 10-12 compete for top honors

Presented via SFS Online

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2021 Seattle Flute Festival with Valerie Coleman

 

Recitals, Workshops, and Presentations, including the 9th Annual Young Artist Competition;

Horsfall Winners, Young Members, and Flute Choir Recitals; Weeping Willow Grant Presentation;

SFS Raffle; and the world premiere of Ken Benshoof’s BitterSweet

 

Saturday & Sunday, April 10 & 11, 2020

Presented via SFS Online

 

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